Apple secures deal for Scorsese’s next film starring DiCaprio, De Niro: media

Apple secures deal for Scorsese's next film starring DiCaprio, De Niro: media

Director Martin Scorsese attends the AFI 2019 Awards luncheon in Los Angeles, California, U.S., January 3, 2020. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/Files (Reuters) – Apple Inc has secured a deal for Hollywood veteran Martin Scorsese’s next film, “Killers of the Flower Moon,” U.S. media reported on Wednesday, citing sources. “Killers of the Flower Moon” will star Leonardo DiCaprio … Read more

Derek Jeter tension nearly derailed Yankees’ dynasty: Sherman

Derek Jeter tension nearly derailed Yankees' dynasty: Sherman

In a weeklong series, The Post is looking at alternate realities in New York sports. We are examining “what if” scenarios for our teams, reversals of fortune that would have radically changed not only the franchises themselves but dramatically altered their leagues, too. There are two rules: The scenario must be grounded in reality and … Read more

Pokémon Go Fest will be held online this year

Pokémon Go Fest will be held online this year

The annual Pokémon Go Fest will be held online from July 25th to July 26th this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event is usually held in select cities across the globe, allowing players to meet up at physical locations like large parks and play the popular AR title. The first Pokémon Go Fest … Read more

Cautious Japan unlikely to introduce September school year start any time soon: media

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on sports events around the world

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan is unlikely to change its academic year to start in September rather than April in either 2020 or 2021, domestic media said on Thursday, despite calls for reform that advocates say would help internationalise the country’s education system. Schools closed in Japan in March because of the coronavirus outbreak, stoking concern … Read more

Amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the Outdoor Advertising market worldwide will grow by a projected US$11.1 Billion, during the analysis period

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NEW YORK, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the Outdoor Advertising market worldwide will grow by a projected US$11.1 Billion, during the analysis period, driven by a revised compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.4%. Traditional, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, is … Read more

Australia’s rugby league football to kick off as COVID-19 cases slow

Australia's rugby league football to kick off as COVID-19 cases slow

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s National Rugby League football competition, a bruising body contact sport, will on Thursday resume after a two-month hiatus as the number of coronavirus cases in the country slows and social restrictions are eased. FILE PHOTO: A players sanitises his hands as the South Sydney Rabbitohs of the National Rugby League (NRL) … Read more

Rain forces postponement of NASCAR Cup Series race

Rain forces postponement of NASCAR Cup Series race

FILE PHOTO: May 24, 2020; Concord, North Carolina, USA; Military flyover approaches the tower at Charlotte Motor Speedway before the start of the Coca Cola 600.. Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY NETWORK NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tropical Depression Bertha rained on NASCAR’s parade on Wednesday, forcing the postponement of a Cup Series race at Charlotte … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg criticizes Twitter for fact-checking Trump

Mark Zuckerberg criticizes Twitter for fact-checking Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Twitter was wrong to fact-check President Trump’s tweets that made the dubious claim that mail-in ballots increase voter fraud. Zuckerberg reasoned that the social media platforms shouldn’t be the “arbiters of truth” “We have a different policy, I think, than Twitter on this,” Zuckerberg said in an excerpt from a … Read more